Introduction

The Basic Fire Fighting Training Course has been aligned to registered unit standards. You will be assessed against the outcomes of the unit standards by completing a knowledge assignment that covers the essential embedded knowledge stipulated in the unit standards, and by compiling a portfolio of evidence that provides proof of your ability to apply the learning to your work situation.

What courses do we offer

  •  Basic Fire Fighting
  •  Advanced Fire Fighting

What this course can do for you

Upon successful completion of this course you will be able to:

  •  Identify different types of fire
  •  Explain and practice fire prevention
  •  Operate basic fire fighting equipment
  •  Perform basic fire fighting procedures

Target Population

This course is targeted at employees with responsibilities for functions within the workplace that relate to fire-fighting activities.

Course Content

Identify Types of Fire

  •  Chemistry of Fire
  •  Spread of Fire and Heat Radiation
  •  Classification of Fire

Fire Prevention

  •  Fire Prevention and Protection
  •  Firefighting and Safety Equipment
  •  Problems that May Cause Fires and Hamper Fire Control
  •  Prepare for an Emergency
  •  Evacuation Procedures

Select Firefighting Equipment

  •  Equipment for Extinguishing Fires

Benefits of Fire Fighting Training

    •  Identify, contain, prevent and extinguish different types of fires.
    •  Operate basic fire fighting equipment.
    •  Explain and practice fire prevention.
    •  Perform basic fire fighting procedures.
    •  Fire prevention is explained in relation to industry safe practices (OHS Act) and company specific procedures.
    •  Apply different fire fighting techniques.
    •  Evacuation procedures and emergency evacuation plan.

Course Dates

Please select a region for available course dates:

First Aid Level 1 Training - Cape Town
16 July- 17 July 2018
Health and Safety Representative Training - Cape Town
18 July 2018
OHS Act for Management Training - Cape Town
19 July 2018
Basic Fire Fighting Training - Cape Town
20 July 2018
First Aid Level 1 Training - Polokwane
12 March - 13 March 2018
Accident / Incident Investigation Training - Polokwane
16 March 2018
Health and Safety Representatives Training - Polokwane
15 March 2018
Basic Fire Fighting Training - Polokwane
14 March 2018
First Aid Level 1 Training - Potchefstroom/ NW
18 Jun - 19 Jun 2018
Fire Fighting Training - Potchefstroom/ NW
20 Jun 2018
Health and Safety Representative Training - Potchefstroom/ NW
21 Jun 2018
Accident/ Incident Investigation Training - Potchefstroom/ NW
22 Jun 2018
First Aid Level 1 Training – Central
11 June - 12 June 2018
Health and Safety Representatives Training – Central
13 June 2018
Basic Fire Fighting Training – Central
15 June 2018
Accident Investigation Training – Central
14 June 2018
Basic Fire Fighting Training – Central
20 April 2018
Health and Safety Representatives Training – Central
17 April 2018
OHS Act for Management Training – Central
18 April 2018
First Aid Level 1 Training – Central
16 April - 17 April 2018
Basic Fire Fighting Training – Central
25 May 2018
OHS Act for Management Training – Central
24 May 2018
Health and Safety Representatives Training – Central
23 May 2018
First Aid Level 1 Training – Central
21 May - 22 May 2018
First Aid Level 1 Training - KZN
12 March - 13 March 2018
Health and Safety Representative Training - KZN
15 March 2018
Accident / Incident Investigation Training - KZN
16 March 2018
Basic Fire Fighting Training - KZN
14 March 2018
OHS Act for Management Training - KZN
18 May 2018
Health and Safety Representative Training - KZN
17 May 2018
Basic Fire Fighting Training - KZN
16 May 2018
First Aid Level 1 Training - KZN
14 May - 15 May 2018
First Aid Level 1 Training – Central
11 June - 12 June 2018
Health and Safety Representatives Training – Central
13 June 2018
Basic Fire Fighting Training – Central
15 June 2018
Accident Investigation Training – Central
14 June 2018
Basic Fire Fighting Training – Central
20 April 2018
Health and Safety Representatives Training – Central
17 April 2018
OHS Act for Management Training – Central
18 April 2018
First Aid Level 1 Training – Central
16 April - 17 April 2018
Basic Fire Fighting Training – Central
25 May 2018
OHS Act for Management Training – Central
24 May 2018
Health and Safety Representatives Training – Central
23 May 2018
First Aid Level 1 Training – Central
21 May - 22 May 2018
First Aid Level 1 Training - Witbank/ Middelburg
14 May - 15 May 2018
Accident / Incident Investigation - Witbank/ Middelburg
18 May 2018
Health and Safety Representatives - Witbank/ Middelburg
17 May 2018
Basic Fire Fighting Training - Witbank/ Middelburg
16 May 2018


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